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StartBorder Class

Defines the StartBorder Class.This class is only available in Office2010.When the object is serialized out as xml, its qualified name is x:start.

Namespace:  DocumentFormat.OpenXml.Spreadsheet
Assembly:  DocumentFormat.OpenXml (in DocumentFormat.OpenXml.dll)

public class StartBorder : BorderPropertiesType

The following table lists the possible child types:

  • Color <x:color>

[ISO/IEC 29500-1 1st Edition]

18.8.37 start (Leading Edge Border)

This element specifies the color and line style for the leading edge border of a cell (i.e., the left border for left-to-right cells and the right border for right-to-left cells).

Parent Elements

border (§18.8.4)

Child Elements


color (Data Bar Color)




style (Line Style)

The line style for this border.

The possible values for this attribute are defined by the ST_BorderStyle simple type (§18.18.3).

[Note: The W3C XML Schema definition of this element’s content model (CT_BorderPr) is located in §A.2. end note]

© ISO/IEC29500: 2008.

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.